Female Investment

The ‘All blokes’ versus the ‘Gender Diverse’. Guess which boards perform better?

Womens Agenda, Angela Preistley 23 April 2015

“For many people, it’s simple common sense. Gender diverse boards offer more diverse ideas and better decision-making.

But for those who need the proof, new research from the Centre for Gender Economics and Innovation and Infinitas Asset Management offers some compelling data. Indeed, the 34 all-bloke boards on the ASX 200 have some work to do when it comes to financial performance.

The research launched today finds that companies with […]

Boards featuring women perform better than all-male ones, Centre for Gender Economics and Innovation study finds.

Susanne Moore, Chair of The Centre for Gender Economics and Innovation and Steve MacDonald, CEO and co Founder, Infinitas Asset Management talking yesterday with ABC World Today about the launch of the Infinitas/C4GEi Diversity Performance Index with Lindy Kerin 23 April, 2015

“Australian companies where women hold at least a quarter of the board positions perform better than those with all-male boards, research has found. The Centre for Gender Economics and Innovation (C4GEi) and Infinitas […]

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    Why it matters that Super Fund Managers have Gender Balance on their Board

Why it matters that Super Fund Managers have Gender Balance on their Board

I was listening to the National Press Club discussion about Superannuation today with a panel including John Brogden, former politician and now Chief Exec of the Financial Services Council.  Brogden is expected to head up  AICD in early 2015 and he said that “looking forward twenty years, when the head of AMP for example has $200 million of super funds to invest, he and others like him, will be listened to”.  They will be […]

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    Teach Your Daughters Money Lessons They Will Never Forget – Forbes

Teach Your Daughters Money Lessons They Will Never Forget – Forbes

“Teach Your Daughters Money Lessons They Will Never Forget “-  REBLOGGED FROM FORBES BUSINESS
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“When you teach your children about money, you have to be aware of the unspoken messages you impart to them — especially to your daughters.

My parents always told me that the sky was the limit, and that I could be anything I wanted — but their actions told me something different. When my brother was 12 years old, he was […]